Category Archives: Personalities

New Book: The Secret Life of Winnie Cox: Slavery, forbidden love and tragedy – by Sharon Maas

The Secret Life of Winnie Cox: Slavery, forbidden love and tragedy – spellbinding historical fiction Kindle Edition

Hundreds with “residency gaps” receive Antigua citizenship

Hundreds with “residency gaps” receive Antigua citizenship

New Antigua residents

New Antigua & Barbuda residents

ST. JOHN’S, Antigua and Barbuda, Wednesday September 2, 2015 – Over 300 nationals from around the region and internationally yesterday became citizens of Antigua and Barbuda in keeping with a promise made by the Gaston Browne administration to overlook their residency gaps once they paid all the relevant fees.

A person qualifies for Antigua and Barbuda citizenship after lawfully residing in the country for at least seven years. Continue reading

GUYANA – Capitol TV News Videos – 01 September 2015

Capitol TV logoGUYANA- Capitol TV News Videos – 01 September 2015

  • Gun amnesty yields results already
  • Berbice Bridge Toll Reduction: Not smooth sailing
  • PPP says it will support Gov’t
  • Car registration: Something fishy
  • GUYOIL Bond destroyed by fire
  • Gang warfare – Execution
  • Sports

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Jamaica wins 7 gold medals in IAAF World Championships in 2015 Beijing – (Bolt wins 3)

Women’s 4X100 Relay Final – IAAF World Athletics Championships-Beijing 2015

Men’s 4x100m Relay Final – IAAF World Athletics Championships -Beijing 2015

Jamaica closes off with 7 gold medals in IAAF World Championships in 2015 Beijing

News Americas, BEIJING, China, Mon. Aug. 31, 2015: The world’s fastest man wrapped up back-to-back wins at the IAAF World Championships in 2015 Beijing over the weekend but choose to put the spotlight on country not himself. Continue reading

GUYANA – Latest News – 01 September 2015

Female visitor to Kaieteur Falls presumed missing; tours suspendedGUYANA – Latest News – 01 September 2015

  • Female visitor to Kaieteur Falls presumed missing; tours suspended – Demerara Waves  http://bit.ly/1FimOgX
  • Venezuela and TT oil prices not in competition -Finance Minister – Demerara Waves  http://bit.ly/1NL5mJU
  • Volunteer experience in Guyana inspires Penetanguishene woman to write – Demerara Waves  http://bit.ly/1NUPdRp
  • Blaze erupts at GuyOil bond   FULL STORY | |KNEWS –  By Desilon Daniels  …millions lost in lubricants
    The blaze which engulfed the bond What could have quickly become a dangerous situation turned out to be a destroyed bond after firemen extinguished a blaze that had erupted at a GuyOil… [.MORE..]
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GUYANA – Capitol TV News Videos – 31 August 2015

Capitol TV logoGUYANA – Capitol TV News Videos – 31 August 2015

  • Much work to be done to restore Guyana
  • British High Commissioner gives thumbs up
  • Berbice River Bridge – Hurdles in toll reduction
  • Social Cohesion – Brainstorming
  • Gun Amnesty
  • Boxer seeks justice
  • Sports

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Buxton-Friendship Express Newsletter – August 2015

Buxton-Friendship Express Newsletter –  August 2015   [Download]

Buxton-Friendship Express - August 2015The results of this year’s Caribbean Examination Council (CXC) examinations came out this month. We feature the performances of a number of students. These students have done exceedingly well, and we salute them.

We have established a special fund to receive contributions to help the successful CXC students further their education. We are asking villagers and friends for their generous support to provide them with subsidies for university tuition, SAT programme, CAPE study materials and transportation costs. Please make cheques payable to: Buxton-Friendship Heritage Fund, Inc., and mail to 454 Vermont Street, Brooklyn, NY. Donations are federally tax-deductible in the United States.    Continue reading

Granger, Jagdeo hold talks

Granger, Jagdeo hold talks

Monday, 31 August 2015 19:35 – Written by   – Comments

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo and President David Granger in talks at the Ministry of the Presidency.

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo and President David Granger in talks at the Ministry of the Presidency.

President David Granger and Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo earlier Monday evening, according to the Ministry of the Presidency.  They focussed on “several urgent matters which need to be addressed by all Guyanese.”

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo on Monday evening assured President David Granger that the People’s Progressive Party Civic (PPPC) would give its unqualified support to the government in protecting Guyana’s territorial integrity.
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Documentary: Cuffy Face of a Rebellion 2015

Documentary: Cuffy Face of a Rebellion 2015

Published on Aug 16, 2015

Cuffy: Face of a Rebellion is a Green Mango Media documentary by journalist Amanda Wilson which explores the origins and legacy of the 1763 Berbice Rebellion led by Guyanese national hero Cuffy.

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Jennifer Bricker – a gymnast without legs – an incredible story – 2 videos

Jennifer Bricker

Published on Aug 17, 2014 – She is the sister of gymnast Dominique Moceanu. Born without legs, she was placed for adoption by her parents.

Olympic gymnast discovers secret sister – video #2         Continue reading

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